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Sara Markowitz

Sara Markowitz

Emory University
United States

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Law
  • Public health
  • Health care

Sara Markowitz focuses on Injury prevention, Suicide prevention, Human factors and ergonomics, Occupational safety and health and Environmental health. The concepts of her Injury prevention study are interwoven with issues in Developmental psychology and Substance use. Her work in the fields of Domestic violence overlaps with other areas such as Consumption.

Her Domestic violence study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Tax rate and Demographic economics. Her Occupational safety and health study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Psychiatry, Alcohol abuse and National Comorbidity Survey. The study incorporates disciplines such as Illicit drug, National Longitudinal Surveys, Maternal alcohol and Cocaine use in addition to Environmental health.

Her most cited work include:

  • Lighting up and slimming down: the effects of body weight and cigarette prices on adolescent smoking initiation. (192 citations)
  • The effects of beer taxes on physical child abuse (123 citations)
  • The effects of beer taxes on physical child abuse (123 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Her primary areas of investigation include Environmental health, Psychiatry, Demography, Advertising and Suicide prevention. Sara Markowitz works mostly in the field of Environmental health, limiting it down to topics relating to Prenatal smoking and, in certain cases, Unobserved confounding, Sudden infant death syndrome and Infant mortality. Her Psychiatry research includes themes of Foster care and Medical prescription.

Her Demography research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Tobacco control, Childbirth, Instrumental variable and Health care. Her research on Suicide prevention often connects related topics like Injury prevention. Her studies deal with areas such as Occupational safety and health and Human factors and ergonomics as well as Injury prevention.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Environmental health (28.19%)
  • Psychiatry (28.19%)
  • Demography (18.94%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2012-2020)?

  • Law (11.45%)
  • Scope of practice (7.93%)
  • State (7.05%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Sara Markowitz spends much of her time researching Law, Scope of practice, State, Environmental health and Health care. The various areas that she examines in her Law study include Developing country and Human factors and ergonomics. Her State research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Earned income tax credit and Infant health.

Her work deals with themes such as Alcohol consumption, Alcohol policy, Foster care and Gerontology, which intersect with Environmental health. Her Health care research incorporates themes from Statutory law and Foundation. Smoke is intertwined with Suicide prevention and Injury prevention in her study.

Between 2012 and 2020, her most popular works were:

  • The Effect of an Increased Minimum Wage on Infant Mortality and Birth Weight. (50 citations)
  • Effects of early maternal employment on maternal health and well-being (45 citations)
  • Effects of early maternal employment on maternal health and well-being (45 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Public health
  • Health care

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Environmental health, Maternal health, Birth weight, Social policy and Well-being. Her research integrates issues of Health care and Labour economics in her study of Environmental health. Her Birth weight research incorporates elements of Infant health, Demography and Pediatrics.

Her study in Demography is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Minimum wage, Federal level, Low birth weight and Infant mortality. Sara Markowitz interconnects Gestational age, Gestation and Medicaid in the investigation of issues within Pediatrics. Her research in Social policy intersects with topics in Maternal sensitivity and Human development.

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Best Publications

Lighting up and slimming down: the effects of body weight and cigarette prices on adolescent smoking initiation.

John Cawley;Sara Markowitz;John A. Tauras.
Journal of Health Economics (2004)

273 Citations

The Price of Alcohol, Wife Abuse, and Husband Abuse

Sara Markowitz.
Southern Economic Journal (2000)

214 Citations

ALCOHOL REGULATION AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE TOWARDS CHILDREN

Sara Markowitz;Michelle G. Grossman.
Contemporary Economic Policy (1998)

195 Citations

The effects of beer taxes on physical child abuse

Sara Markowitz;Sara Markowitz;Michelle G. Grossman;Michelle G. Grossman.
Journal of Health Economics (2000)

192 Citations

Alcohol, Drugs and Violent Crime

Sara Markowitz;Sara Markowitz.
International Review of Law and Economics (2005)

174 Citations

Incentives in Obesity and Health Insurance

Inas Rashad;Sara Markowitz.
Inquiry: Critical Thinking Across the Disciplines (2009)

143 Citations

Family leave after childbirth and the mental health of new mothers.

Pinka Chatterji;Sara Markowitz.
Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics (2012)

120 Citations

I Did What Last Night?!!! Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Substance Use

Michael Grossman;Sara Markowitz.
Research Papers in Economics (2002)

117 Citations

School suspension and the school-to-prison pipeline

Alison Evans Cuellar;Sara Markowitz.
International Review of Law and Economics (2015)

117 Citations

Alcohol abuse and suicide attempts among youth.

Pinka Chatterji;Dhaval Dave;Robert Kaestner;Sara Markowitz.
Economics and Human Biology (2004)

113 Citations

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